|Radio Plays by Jerry Modjeski - Jerry Modjeski|
DICK FUTURE & HIS DANCING STOOL: A talking grub worm who sounds like JFK has presidential ambitions. Featuring the talents of Charles Brin, Leigh Bowser, Andy Schultz, Chris Waterbury, Greg Mathieson, Bernard Olson, Miriam Stonehill, Peter Stenshoel, Kay Kirscht, Chris Smith, Mark Masyga, Chuck Isle, original music by Bat Lenny. Broadcast 1984 KFAI Minneapolis on Electric Coffee & Frothing at the Beaker...
Keywords: Dick Future; radio play; Jerry Modjeski; Charles Brin; Bat Lenny; Gene Traas; Michael Packer; The Blank; ScorchedEar; Leigh Bowser; Andy Schultz; Kay Kirscht; Peter Stenshoel; Mark Masyga; Chuck Isle; Chris Smith
|Mechanical Spider Clinic, Volume 1 - Jerry Modjeski|
Magazine-style show of skits with characters bizarre as its moniker, dark as a diagnosis of madness casting critical eye at the world observed. Wacky warnings are issued to faulty products; Trick or treaters encounter Lazlo Morbid, "who could be lurking next door to you"; Bomb Theater spoofs 1950s movie sci-fi in "Hot Rods From Outer Space"; Exploits of "Touch" Skogmo commence with 3 chapters; ads for The Drooling Angst Pit; Liquid Executioner; Saint Watermain Place; Howie "Slug-It-Again" Bones ...
Keywords: Jerry Modjeski; Andy Schultz; Kay Kirscht; KFAI; ScorchedEar; Bat Lenny; Chuck Isle; Mark Masyga; satire; The Mechanical Spider Clinic; Marc Myers; TV Guise; fake ads; Lazlo Morbid
|Mechanical Spider Clinic, Volume 2 - Jerry Modjeski|
Mysterious black & white MSC posters promoted the program's "dark humor": Mr. Rogers' Rear Window paints a paranoid, not-so brave new world; Ken Dresher's Room For Rent comically describes a twisted one. Typical Clinic compartments: bogus buyer-beware advice; Lazlo Morbid, who'd delight pouring boiling oil on Christmas carolers, just as Charles Addams' cartoon subjects appeared poised to do in the less-genteel New Yorker version of his malevolent family; "Touch" Skogmo, working stiff's low wage ...
Keywords: The Mechanical Spider Clinic; Jerry Modjeski; Andy Schultz; Diana Swan; KFAI; Bat Lenny; ScorchedEar; Ken Dresher; Brian Anderson; satire; comedy; The Green Hornet; Bob Rynkiewicz; Mark Masyga; Chuck Isle; Rob Shapiro; fake ads; TV Guise; Mr. Rogers
|The Platter Party Part Three - Jerry Modjeski|
Third and concluding part of records about records. Dialog between two record collectors making a deal from TV's Alfred Hitchcock Presents; Eugene Chadbourne wails the sad saga behind "Used Record Pile" backed up with The Eddie Chatterbox Double Trio; and a reprise of "The Power of a 45" by Big Sandy and the Fly-Rite Boys to the fade-out for The Platter Party. This portion was not part of the original broadcast...
Keywords: ScorchedEar; records; disc jockeys; hi-fi; stereo; Alfred Hitchcock; Eugene Chadbourne; Big Sandy; jerry modjeski; The Musical Transportation Spree; The Platter Party
|Mechanical Spider Clinic, Volume 3 - Jerry Modjeski|
Satirical buyer-beware advice; TV Guise previews; Grandpa Ravi's Tackle Pal sponsors Hook Line & Sinker (fishy forecasts on your tube); Bogey Humphart & Lauren Becool star in "To Have and Half Crocked"; 2nd movie spoof "The Tar Baby Brigade," hired mercenaries on a suicide mission; ad for G.I. Frothing Joe dolls; Glandma's Cookies; Lazlo sees a shrink; Skogmo parts 6 & 7. Featuring the talents of Dexter; Andy Mayer; Rob Shapiro; Leigh Bowser; Diana Swan; Alice Phoenix; Chuck Isle; Mark Masyga; B...
Keywords: Jerry Modjeski; Bat Lenny; KFAI; The Mechanical Spider Clinic; Chuck Isle; Andy Mayer; ScorchedEar; Rob Shapiro; Leigh Bowser; Alice Phoenix; Bob Rynkiewicz; Mark Masyga; Diana Swan; comedy; satire; TV Guise; fake ads; movies; Humphrey Bogart; To Have and Have Not; G.I. Joe
|Mechanical Spider Clinic, Volume 5 - Jerry Modjeski|
Original satire with a twisted take on Prairie Home Companion: Parasite Home Companion stars Lazlo Morbid singing Curdled Milk Biscuit commercial & Broadway show tunes; Movie parodies "Taraunchyla!" plus Charles Brin portrays Sherlock Holmes in WWII intrigue versus The Spider Lady & Rondo Hatton, The Creeper. TV Guise verbal mambo & mumbo with fake ads. Bonus music cues from past MSC productions: Danny Phantom (Brian Anderson); Hot Rods From Outer Space (Bat Lenny, tracks 17-20)...
Keywords: Charles Brin; Beryl Greenberg; Brian Anderson; Andy Schultz; Bob Rynkiewicz; Mark Masyga; Chuck Isle; Peter Stenshoel; Rob Shapiro; Leigh Bowser; Diana Swan; The Mechanical Spider Clinic; Jerry Modjeski; Bat Lenny; Sherlock Holmes; Prairie Home Companion; KFAI; ScorchedEar; comedy; satire; fake ads; TV Guise; Rondo Hatton
|Radio Plays by Jerry Modjeski - Jerry Modjeski|
DICK FUTURE (1984) Presidential satire with a JFK sound-alike, a handsome stooge, and a power broker who backs their bid for the White House. Featuring the talents of Charles Brin, Leigh Bowser, Kay Kirscht, Andy Schultz, Greg Mathieson, Bernard Olson, Chris Waterbury, Miriam Stonehill, Peter Stenshoel, Chuck Isle, Mark Masyga, Chris Smith. Music by Bat Lenny. Broadcast 1984 on KFAI, Minneapolis. THE BLANK (1991) Based on a true story about a vocal mimic who lost his mind, but not his voices...
Keywords: Charles Brin; Leigh Bowser; Jerry Modjeski; Michael Packer; Grand Rapids MI; ScorchedEar; Bat Lenny; Gene Traas; Kay Kirscht; Miriam Stonehill; Peter Stenshoel; Jerry modjeski; Chris Waterbury; Chuck Isle; Mark Masyga; Chris Smith; Bat Lenny; The Blank; Dick Future
|Another Flask Of Weird 08 13 1983 - Jerry Modjeski|
With partner Chuck Isle away in Scranton, Pennsylvania, this AFOW solo show with Jerry Modjeski presents records by Chet Atkins, Object Lessons, Buddy Morrow, Sauter-Finegan, Dusty Springfield, Chick Corea & Gary Burton, Edgar Varese, Jason & The Scorchers, Link Wray, XTC. Sponsored by Little Dan, a method of coffee. Also featuring the talents of Brian Anderson. KFAI, Minneapolis aircheck also captures opening of Johnny Fields' Good n' Country with a pair of Jimmy Day instrumentals.
Keywords: another flask of weird; scorchedear; KFAI; Jerry Modjeski; Chuck Isle; Brian Anderson; Chet Atkins; Object Lessons; Link Wray; Jason & The Scorchers; XTC; Buddy Morrow; Sauter-Finegan; Dusty Springfield; Chick Corea; Gary Burton; Edgar Varese; collage; sound collage; Johnny Fields; Jimmy Day; jerry modjeski; chuck isle
|Mechanical Spider Clinic, Volume 4 - Jerry Modjeski|
TV courtroom drama of Perry Mason spoofed; Bio of misunderstood musician's rise & fall in "Young Man With a Golden Tuba." Final chapters of Skogmo & spin-off "13th Floor Elevator." TV Guise by Jerry & Co. Ads for The Personal Flamboyance Device; Spin-Around Hank's; Neal R. Weewee's Rock n' Roll Wigwam; Quaking Otis. Aired 1985-1986 KFAI, Minneapolis St. Paul, featuring the talents of Rob Shapiro, Blanche Fubar, Chuck Isle, Andy Schultz, Diana Swan, Leigh Bowser, Mark Masyga, Peter Stenshoel, Bob...
Keywords: The Mechanical Spider Clinic; Jerry Modjeski; KFAI; ScorchedEar; satire; Andy Schultz; Blanche Fubar; Rob Shapiro; Chuck Isle; Mark Masyga; Bob Rynkiewicz; Peter Stenshoel; Bat Lenny; Diana Swan; Leigh Bowser; TV Guise; fake ads; Perry Mason; The Toy Lovers
|Flying Saucer Songs Part 1 - Jerry Modjeski|
Jerry plays records about UFOs and Flying Saucers with co-host Webcor, alien from Planet X. Music from the 1940s to present, from "We're Going UFOing" by Jimmy Durante to Brave Combo's "Flying Saucer Polka," "Take Me to Your Leader Cha-Cha" by Sam Space and the Cadets, with The Ran-Dells' "Martian Hop" and many more! Broadcast on KFAI, 7-7-01; part one of two. www.scorchedear.com
Keywords: UFOs; Flying Saucers; The Musical Transportation Spree; Jerry Modjeski; ScorchedEar; UFO Update; KFAI; Jimmy Durante; Brave Combo; The Ran-Dells; Buchanan and Goodman
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|Another Flask Of Weird, October 30, 1982 - Jerry Modjeski|
Quirky wake-up radio on KFAI Mpls. Pre-Election Day & Halloween, re-presented with spooky remix. With Eddie Burger's Jazz All-Star Wrestling Show, ad for The Walk-Out Art Center film feature, "Ma & Ra Kettle Go to Jupiter." More commercials for Swing Hoist Meat Cookie, Chez Bob's Detail Recount Store Halloween '82, Muckrackers. Jerry reads Ken Nordine poetry; records by The Ventures, Paul Horn, Bob & Ray, Si Zentner, Gentle Giant, Buddy Emmons, Gary McFarland, Steve Kuhn, Ry Cooder...
Keywords: ScorchedEar; Sun Ra; Gary McFarland; Steve Kuhn; Paul Horn; Bob & Ray; Si Zentner; Ry Cooder; Andy Schultz; Chuck Isle; Mark Masyga; Ken Nordine; Gentle Giant; fake ads; Johnny Fields; The Ventures; Buddy Emmons; Halloween; Eddie Berger; KFAI; Another Flask of Weird; Minneapolis
|UFO Update Vol VI - Jerry Modjeski|
The Oz Factor, dreams of UFOs with TV's Mister Ed & The Wheel of Fortune, movie excerpts; readings from Whitley Strieber's Transformation; Larry Warren's Left at East Gate; Other Tongues, Other Flesh by contactee George Hunt Williamson (1953); The Space Ship Under the Apple Tree, an illustrated children's book by Louis Slobodkin (1952). From the Texufornia Kook Out, visions of Jesus, Jerry Garcia & Robert Hunter; near-death & out-of-body experiences...
Keywords: UFO Update; Kook Out; The Musical Transportation Spree; ScorchedEar; Jerry Modjeski; Chris Waterbury; Whitley Strieber; Larry Warren; George Hunt Williamson; Robert Hunter; Jerry Garcia; Jesus; near death; out of body; after life; aliens; UFOs; abductions; Barney Hill; Peter Stenshoel; Greg Bishop; Robert Larson; Paul Rydeen; Adam Gorightly; Patrick Babcock; La Sonorite Jaune; Heather Perkins; paranormal; Kim Darby; William Shatner; Oz factor; David Jacobs; Brent Raynes; Gregory Little; Tales of the Great Rum Runners; Left at East Gate; Rendlesham; Carl Stalling; Raymond Scott; Jerry Modjeski; KFAI
|Best of UFO Update Volume Two - Jerry Modjeski|
Strange phenomena in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Alabama, Texufornia & Bologna, Italy; UFO close encounter in the Boundary Waters Gunflint Trail by Charles Huver Ph.D; Carl Meiers describes his lifetime of paranormal experiences; Judge Sam Masdon witnesses seances, discusses ouija boards & ghosts; on the same topics, Greg Bishop, Robert Larson, Peter Stenshoel of The Excluded Middle Kook Out overnight on the high desert, meeting with their friends from Elf Infested Spaces & Crash Collusion Magazine...
Keywords: UFOs; UFO Update; ghosts; ouija boards; ScorchedEar; Greg Bishop; Robert Larson; Peter Stenshoel; Jerry Modjeski; Craig Lang; KFAI; The Excluded Middle; Kook Out; Sam Masdon; Charles Huver; seance; abduction; paranormal; La Sonorite Jaune; Chris Waterbury; Art Bell; Dr. J. Allen Hynek; John Greenewald; Gunflint Trail; Boundary Waters; Paul Rydeen; Adam Gorightly; Elf Infested Spaces; Crash Collusion; death; after life; life after death; Betty Luca Andreasson; Rod Serling; Stanton T. Friedman; The Musical Transportation Spree
|Heroes & Villains - Jerry Modjeski|
Captain Bamboo Steamer and his wise cracking first mate Tugg Neato set sail for parts unknown; I Love Danger, Action, Murder and Keen Stuff Like That features the exploits of far-off adventurers Ace & Chubby; The Mummy's Hand-Stand is a movie spoof as the evil fez-topped Professor Andojeb uses the Mummy against heroes Steve & Noob; The commandos of The Scuba Patrol battle Count Dracula, Santa Claus and a trampoline; Earth Versus the Flying Dorseys, big band leaders fighting The Squares who want ...
Keywords: Heroes & Villains; The Mechanical Spider Clinic; Another Flask of Weird; Bamboo Steamer; Danny Phantom; The Scuba Patrol; ScorchedEar; Jimmy Dorsey; Tommy Dorsey; comedy; Dracula; Santa Claus; Brian Anderson; Mark Masyga; Jerry Modjeski; Chuck Isle; Andy Schultz; Blanche Fubar; Charles Brin; Rob Shapiro; ZXQ Universe; The Musical Transportation Spree; Alice Phoenix; Peter Stenshoel; Damon Mathews
|The Pylons - Jerry Modjeski|
Mockumentary of a fictitious instrumental surf-rock band from Wyoming, The Fabulous Pylons, with smash hits "Windshield Crack" and "Walkin' the Ten Foot Viaduct," set into concrete a Pylon sound "as hard-driving as my asphalt spreader," in the words of rock historian Dave Marshmallow (The Village Hoist). Humorous masquerade assisted by members of actual Minnesota bands The Revtunes, The Thunderbats, Subject to Change, and New England's only banjo surf-rock group The Illusions...
Keywords: The Pylons; instrumental; surf rock; Minnesota bands; The Mechanical Spider Clinic; The Revtunes; Subject to Change; Chuck Isle; Ken Dresher; Rob Shapiro; Peter Stenshoel; Jerry Lejman; Bill Bader; The Thunderbats; ScorchedEar; Jerry Modjeski; Leigh Bowser
|Best of UFO Update Volume One - Jerry Modjeski|
The Cash-Landrum Incident in 1980 involved a deadly close encounter with a huge UFO in Texas. Researcher John Schuessler details the documented witness physical effects and the official cover-up, in an interview with Jerry Modjeski on the year 2000 anniversary. Actor Charles Brin ("Grumpy Old Men," "A Serious Man" & "The Naked Man") reads Charles Fort; Two chapter radio serial The Adventures of Captain Ruppelt, who brought the initials "U.F.O." to national attention in the 1950s...
Keywords: Cash-Landrum; Charles Fort; Ruppelt; UFO; UFO Update; ScorchedEar; John Schuessler; Charles Brin; Stuart Mathews; KFAI; Jerry Modjeski; The Musical Transportation Spree; La Sonorite Jaune
|UFO Update: The Real Men in Black - Jerry Modjeski|
The MIB experiences of Bob (The Andreasson Affair) Luca; John (Mothman Prophecies) Keel; Albert K. Bender (Flying Saucers and the 3 Men); Jim Dilettoso; Peter Stenshoel. Produced by Jerry Modjeski (www.scorchedear.com) for The Musical Transportation Spree, KFAI (Mpls-St. Paul), and featuring the talents of Mike Nilsson, La Sonorite Jaune, Craig Lang.
Keywords: Craig Lang; UFO Update; Betty Andreasson; Bob Luca; John Keel; Albert Bender; Men in Black; MIBs; ScorchedEar; Peter Stenshoel; Mike Nilsson; Jerry Modjeski; The Musical Transportation Spree; KFAI; Jim Dilettoso; La Sonorite Jaune; Mothman Prophecies; Flying Saucers; aliens; abductions; paranormal
|UFO Update Volume 7: The Missing Times & The Black Vault - Jerry Modjeski|
UFO Update, a show within a show on The Musical Transportation Spree, KFAI (Mpls-St. Paul), interviewed author Terry Hansen (The Missing Times) on UFOs over nuclear missile silos, and news censorship policies implemented in response to panic created by Orson Welles' 1938 War of the Worlds broadcast. Researcher John (Unsealed: Alien Files) Greenewald Jr. used the Freedom of Information Act to find how much the U.S...
Keywords: UFO Update; scorchedear; Jerry Modjeski; Terry Hansen; John Greenewald Jr; Unsealed: Alien Files; The Black Vault; The Missing Times; Orson Welles; War of the Worlds; UFO; flying saucers; aliens; The Musical Transportation Spree; Chris Waterbury; La Sonorite Jaune; censorship; cover up; UFO; Update; Jerry Modjeski; MTS; KFAI
|UFO Update IV: Crop Circles; Bigfoot - Jerry Modjeski|
Nancy Talbott studies electromagnetic after-effects in crop formations; In Wisconsin, Chad Lewis reports of a witness watching circles being formed; Linda Moulten Howe examines light phenomena & intentions; Pennsylvania investigator Stan Gordon recounts cases of bigfoot & UFOs; Chad provides Native Americans' perspectives of negative bigfoot encounters; lifelong experiencer Carl Meiers describes seeing two sasquatch near Iron Mountain, Michigan in 1955...
Keywords: Scorchedear; Stan Gordon; Nancy Talbott; Chad Lewis; Carl Meiers; Linda Moulten Howe; sasquatch; Crop Circles; UFO; Bigfoot; UFO Update; Jerry Modjeski; Musical Transportation Spree; KFAI; paranormal
|The Poppa Neutrino Show - Jerry Modjeski|
David Pearlman (1933-2011) lived in North Beach with Jack Kerouac & Allen Ginsberg as friends. As Poppa Neutrino, Pearlman built rafts constructed from scrap to navigate the Atlantic Ocean & Mississippi River. When he was sick with rabies & needed money for drugs, he formed a street band called The Flying Neutrinos that went on to unlikely success; New Yorker writer Alec Wilkinson's book, "The Happiest Man in the World" chronicled Poppa's fascinating, unpredictable life...
Keywords: The Happiest Man in the World; The Flying Neutrinos; Jack Kerouac; Allen Ginsberg; New Orleans; New X Art; Poppa Neutrino; Ingrid Lucia; Doc Cheatham; Billy Curmano; Peter Stenshoel; ScorchedEar; Jerry Modjeski; David Pearlman; Alec Wilkinson; Chris Waterbury; Ron Reimer; Edith Piaf; North Beach; Beat Generation; jazz; Mary Tyler Moore; Mississippi River; Atlantic Ocean crossing by raft; New Yorker Magazine
|The Platter Party Part One - Jerry Modjeski|
Part One of three: Stack of records about records, old records, Magic Record, Broken Record, Big 10 Inch; Stay Up Stan (The All-Night Record Man), Jumpin' at the Record Shop. Songs about disc jockeys, Victrola, hi-fi & stereo. Comedy about records by Robert Klein, Stan Freberg, Pat Buttram, Spike Jones & Eddie Lawrence. Also featuring Slim Gaillard, King Pleasure, Teddy McRae, Irma Thomas, Peter Lind Hayes, Peter Stenshoel, John Hartford, Stonewall Jackson, Ernest Ashworth, Willie Nelson, Merle ...
Keywords: The Platter Party; ScorchedEar; records; disc jockeys; hi-fi; stereo; The Musical Transportation Spree; Jerry Modjeski; Spike Jones; Stan Freberg; KFAI; Eddie Lawrence; Robert Klein; Slim Gaillard; Pat Buttram; radio; victrola; disc jockeys; Willie Nelson; Bonnie Owens; John Hartford; Stonewall Jackson; Merle Haggard; Peter Stenshoel; King Pleasure; Teddy McRae
|The Platter Party Part Two - Jerry Modjeski|
Part 2 of 3: Records about Records, DJs & Jukeboxes: "Jukebox in the Study Hall," "Stoned at the Jukebox," Perry Como's "Juke Box Baby," & Hardrock Gunter's "Jukebox Help Me Find my Baby." Songs about the 1948 Petrillo recording ban. Disc dialog on TV's Perry Mason, Alfred Hitchcock Presents. Bonus, not part of KFAI broadcast 6-8-01: Jimmie Newman & Woody Martin (DJ For a Day); Don Bowman (Hello DJ); Dick Biondi; Joe South (Juke Box); Dick Curless (Put a Nickel in the Jukebox); Cook Bros...
Keywords: The Platter Party; KFAI; ScorchedEar; records; disc jockeys; hi-fi; stereo; Alfred Hitchcock; jukebox; record ban; KFAI; Jerry Modjeski; Joe South; Dick Biondi; Perry Mason; Perry Como; Johnny Bond; Big Sandy; The Harmonicats; Dick Curless
|The Clown Show - Jerry Modjeski|
Absurd amount of ridiculous records about clowns. Sponsored by Berserkenstock Clown Shoes; Clown Clone Cologne; Mr. Circus Peanut. Part One, Prologue: TV Clowns from The Twilight Zone; One Step Beyond; Pennywise Theme from Stephen King's "It"; Sammy Davis Jr.; Kate Micucci; Music of Teddy Randazzo; Johnny Burnette; Phananganang; "Shakes the Clown" dialog. Pt. 2: Funny & sad clown songs; Bizarre close encounters of the clown kind; Records by Enrico Caruso; The Dickies; Homer & Jethro (w/ Spike Jo...
Keywords: Clowns; scorchedear; Little City in Space; Bruce Woolley; Peter Stenshoel; Mike Nilsson; Crust; Negativland; John Wayne Gacy; Crispin Glover; The Kinks; Dead Kennedys; Elvis Costello; Elvis Presley; Another Flask of Weird; Mark Masyga; William Shatner; Stephen King; Enrico Caruso; Spike Jones; The Yardbirds; Jean Shepherd; Kate Micucci; Firesign Theatre; Danger Man; Charles Mingus; Jerry Lewis; Twilight Zone; Chuck Isle; Stuart Mathews; Der Plan; The Residents; Sammy Davis Jr; The Dickies; Boiled in Lead; Liberace; Bozo the Clown; Larry Harmon; Conway Twitty; Pete Schimming; Jerry Modjeski; KFAI; The Musical Transportation Spree
|UFO Update Vol. V: Alien Visitors - Jerry Modjeski|
Real reports of close encounters with alien entities from Jerry Modjeski's UFO Update originally appearing on KFAI (Mpls-St. Paul) on The Musical Transportation Spree. Findings of researcher-authors David M. Jacobs Ph.D; Dr. John Mack M.D.; Raymond Fowler with MUFON field investigators Beverly Trout; William McNeff; Craig Lang; Mike Driscoll. Also featuring Stuart Mathews; Chris Waterbury; Betty Andreasson-Luca; Bob Luca; Becky Andreasson; Leslie Eaton; Rebecca Swim; Usward; La Sonorite Jaune; T...
Keywords: abduction; scorchedear; Mufon; Jerry Modjeski; Stuart Mathews; Chris Waterbury; John Mack; David Jacobs; Art Bell; Rebecca Swim; Raymond Fowler; Usward; The Weird Winonans; The Musical Transportation Spree; William McNeff; Betty Andreasson-Luca; Bob Luca; KFAI; Craig Lang; La Sonorite Jaune; radio; Leslie Eaton; Rebecca Swim; Mike Driscoll; UFO; alien; aliens; UFO Update
|Another Flask Of Weird 06 18 1983 Part 2 - Chuck Isle, Jerry Modjeski|
Part 2 of 2. Jean Luc, George Duke play Zappa; Darol Anger; Penguin Cafe Orchestra; Twin Cities talents Subject to Change; The Mighty Malcolm (Egg Men Creatures), assisted by Brian Anderson, Angelo Spumoni; David Stenshoel (Boiled in Lead) appears at closing with tape of Khmer Perez Prado. Broadcast KFAI, Minneapolis. Good n' Country Johnny Fields show opening at aircheck's tail end.
Keywords: Another Flask of Weird; KFAI; ScorchedEar; Johnny Fields; Perez Prado; Frank Zappa; George Duke; jean Luc Ponty; Malcolm; Brian Anderson; Angelo Spumoni; David Stenshoel; Chuck Isle; Jerry Modjeski
|Another Flask of Weird - Show #43 part 1 - 1983-0521 - Jerry Modjeski & Chuck Isle|
May 21, 1983 (Part 1 of 2) Minneapolis' KFAI Wake Up Southside, Saturday 6-9 a.m. typical weird playlist: Zappa's "Return of the Son of Monster Magnet"; "I'm Sorry I'm Such a Weenie" by Jill Kroesen; Home & Garden (Pere Ubu side project); synth soundscapes of Brian Eno, Jerry Lejman; some TV Previews; pick up ads for Instant Greg's Warm-Up Kits; Spotted Enclosures; and the Annual Flat River Bottom Jam.
Keywords: radio; ScorchedEar; Another Flask of Weird; Chuck Isle; Jerry Modjeski; Frank Zappa; Pere Ubu; Jill Kroesen; Brian Eno; Jerry Lejman; fake ads; TV previews
|Another Flask of Weird - Show #4 1982-0821 Part1 - Jerry Modjeski & Chuck Isle|
Another Flask of Weird aired Saturday morning on KFAI, Minneapolis. The show title came from a King Crimson song. Chuck & Jerry featured offbeat music, original humor & tape montages. Part 1: Ad for Thundering Meat DNA Restructuring Powder; Promo for a concert featuring The Ooge, a Ted Nugent spoof (Chuck).
Keywords: ScorchedEar; King Crimson; radio; fake ads; Chuck Isle; Jerry Modjeski; Ted Nugent; Another Flask of Weird; Minneapolis; KFAI
|Another Flask Of Weird November 13, 1982 - Jerry Modjeski, Chuck Isle|
KFAI FM radio roulette of cryptic slogans for sponsors Nimba Tang's Fish & Slang; The Clever Rodent Cafe; Les Baxter LP liner notes. Music: Chuck's "All Wet" set; Twin Cities new wave band The Eyes, and phone interview of then-member Brian Anderson, future host of ZXQ Universe (1990-93) with Chuck; this, their first encounter. Also featuring Mark Masyga (on tape), Brian & Chuck's ZXQ partner.
Keywords: Mark Masyga; Scorchedear; KFAI; Chuck Isle; Another Flask of Weird; Brian Anderson; Les Baxter; new wave; Minneapolis; Jerry Modjeski; fake ads; ZXQ Universe
|AnotherFlaskofWeird-Show#35-1983-0326 - Jerry Modjeski & Chuck Isle|
Ho-dad bop & progressive bunny hop; mambo & mumbo. Fake commercial for a sex toy show at the Minneapolis Bawdy-torium; Radio & TV previews; Chuck reads pick up ads. AFOW aired on KFAI before Johnny Fields' show, GOOD n COUNTRY, and he makes a cameo appearance.
Keywords: ScorchedEar; Chuck Isle; Jerry Modjeski; Johnny Fields; radio; Another Flask of Weird; fake ads; KFAI; TV previews
|Another Flask of Weird 1982-0821 Hour 2 - Jerry Modjeski, Chuck Isle|
Eclectic music, sound montage & quirky dialog on KFAI Mpls Sat AM Wake Up Southside. Mixed with backward observations from 10-9-82 aircheck fragments; out-take of Thundering Meat Ad; unfinished 3rd chapter of The Comedy Clinic; 8-21-82: Neil Diamond liner notes; The Easy Chair with Pat Boone & Frank Zappa; Glenn Miller Orchestra Returns! First ad for Chez Bob's Detail Recount Store (Jerry's version); The Comedy Clinic #2.
Keywords: Another Flask Of Weird; KFAI; scorchedear; Jerry Modjeski; Chuck Isle; comedy; KFAI; Frank Zappa; Glenn Miller; Neil Diamond; fake ads
|Another Flask of Weird Sept 18, 1982 - Chuck Isle & Jerry Modjeski|
KFAI Mpls Aircheck: Zappa-Beefheart radio rarities Frank DJs; Sponsors: Beet Rotundo Brand Banana-Shaped Soap Substitute; Chez Bob's Detail Recount Store. Mockumentary: The Chow Ming Lee Schwartz Communist Chinese Polka Band (alternate mix). Also featuring the talents of Mark Masyga.
Keywords: Another Flask of Weird; ScorchedEar; Frank Zappa; Captain Beefheart; Jerry Modjeski; Chuck Isle; Mark Masyga; fake ads; satire; polka; Mothers of Invention
|Another Flask of Weird August 28, 1982 - Chuck Isle & Jerry Modjeski|
Excerpts Sat. 6-9 a.m. KFAI Mpls. Eclectic music mix: Philip Glass, National Health, League of Gentlemen, The Herd (featuring Peter Frampton), Sun Ra, The Monkees. Cut-up audio, fake commercials: Magic Gesticulations Shampoo; coming attractions for the movie "Conan, the Hanna-Barberian."
Keywords: ScorchedEar; radio; KFAI; Chuck Isle; Jerry Modjeski; Sun Ra; Another Flask of Weird; Minneapolis; The Monkees; fake ads; Philip Glass; National Health; League of Gentlemen; Peter Frampton; Conan
|Another Flask Of Weird January 1, 1983 - Chuck Isle, Jerry Modjeski|
Minneapolis radio's Wake Up South Side, sponsored by The Clever Rodent Cafe. Music by Fred Frith; Gary McFarland; Jaco Pastorius (like Gary, early tragic death); Bill Bruford; Alan Dale. Chuck relates his New Year experience getting to radio station KFAI. He worked the previous evening delivering for Art Song's Chicken Wings & Ribs, located near his apartment in north Minneapolis.
Keywords: scorchedear; Jerry Modjeski; Chuck Isle; KFAI; Fred Frith; Gary McFarland; Jaco Pastorius; Another Flask of Weird
|Another Flask Of Weird October 23, 1982 - Chuck Isle & Jerry Modjeski|
Montage of clips from the irreverent morning show on KFAI-FM Minneapolis, hosted by bozos who played records at the wrong speed, read fake ads, and gave new meanings to the word "dorky." Burt Bacharach sing-along; Belafonte liner notes; Captain Beefheart; "naked" remix of Mama Steve's Rumba Toast; Akiko Yano tape from Japan (sent by Peter Stenshoel); Guest Mark Masyga meets Chuck Isle (they would later co-host ZXQ Universe in 1990); Andy Schultz; Debut of Johnny Fields' program, GOOD'N'COUNTRY, ...
Keywords: ScorchedEar; ZXQ Universe; Chuck Isle; Jerry Modjeski; Mark Masyga; Andy Schultz; Johnny Fields; Akiko Yano; fake ads; Captain Beefheart; George Jones; Peter Stenshoel; KFAI; Another Flask of Weird; Minneapolis
|Another Flask Of Weird 02-12-1983 - Jerry Modjeski, Chuck Isle|
Another lost Flask show recovered; MoDJeski spins a trip to a Hell of mutations, an old sow, Throbbing Gristle, Sauter-Finegan's Rama-Lama-Ding-Dong, Rod Steiger singing. Also Charles the Poet, Al Dexter, The Eyes, The Shovel by The Gaylords. Tune in (KFAI, Minneapolis) turn on (everybody must get stoned) drop-ins (audio), drop outs (pardon our ancient oxide rust particles).
Keywords: scorchedear; Jerry Modjeski; Chuck Isle; Rod Steiger; The Gaylords; Bob and Ray; KFAI; Al Dexter; Throbbing Gristle; Another Flask of Weird; Minneapolis; The Eyes
|Another Flask Of Weird 06 18 1983 Part 1 - Chuck Isle, Jerry Modjeski|
Part 1 of 2. Spotlight on guitarist Allan Holdsworth; pop-goes-the Flask song sets (Airplane-Fleetwood Mac-Syd-Ventures); Ellington by Kaleidoscope & Duke. Sponsor Chez Bob's Detail Recount Store plugs his Fathers Day Sale; Infinite McCoys; McLean on Blue Note; TV Guise previews. Broadcast KFAI, Minneapolis.
Keywords: Scorchedear; KFAI; Jerry Modjeski; Chuck Isle; Duke Ellington; Another Flask of Weird; Fleetwood Mac; Jefferson Airplane; Syd Barrett; The Ventures; The McCoys; Kaleidoscope
|More Vintage Flask of Weird, 1982 - 1983 - Jerry Modjeski & Chuck Isle|
Another Flask of Weird sound compositions, cut-up, home tapers, dream recitation, TV previews; Music mockumentary Elvis, King of Bicycles; skit "I'm Not Tal Farlow." Fake ads for Peerless Lint; The Clever Rodent Cafe; Capt. Wink's Original Circular Potato Chains in Sweet & Sour Cream Sauce. Featuring the talents of Will Lebold (The South Dakota Suite), The Toy Lovers (Saturday's Children), Mark Masyga, Renee Bergstrom, Andy Schultz, Leigh Bowser...
Keywords: radio; experimental; Captain Beefheart; dreams; Will Lebold; Jerry Modjeski; Chuck Isle; Mark Masyga; KFAI; ScorchedEar; fake ads; comedy; satire; sound collage; Elvis Presley; Andy Schultz; Leigh Bowser; The Toy Lovers; Another Flask Of Weird; TV previews; home tapers; bicycles; bikes; Peer Gynt; cassette; Scorched Ear Policy
|Another Flask Of Weird 10 15 1983 Part 1 - Chuck Isle, Jerry Modjeski|
Part 1 of 3. Another Flask of Weird, sponsored by Mepps Liquor Pit. Chuck & Jerry's Wake Up South Side KFAI aircheck is preceded with more utility noises created for AFOW. Records include The Guckenheimer Sauerkraut Band; Anthony Braxton; Spike Jones; Henry Kaiser & Fred Frith; Good God; Frank Zappa; Dr. John; Shockabilly. Also featuring the talents of Jim Masyga.
Keywords: Another Flask of Weird; scorchedear; Jerry Modjeski; Chuck Isle; Anthony Braxton; Spike Jones; Fred Frith; Henry Kaiser; fake ads; KFAI; collage; sound collage; experimental; Frank Zappa; Dr. John; Shockabilly; Good God; Jerry Modjeski; Chuck Isle; KFAI
|The Beer Show#1 - Jerry Modjeski & Chuck Isle|
Jerry & Chuck play records about beer. Non-stop flow of beer songs like "Beer Bust Blues," "Beer Cans on the Moon," "Give Me a Red Hot Mama and a Glass of Beer." Comedy about beer by SCTV; ZXQ Universe; W.C. Fields; Wally Cox; Bob & Ray; Little City in Space; Mel Blanc; The Simpsons. Sponsored by Plummet Ale; Dondi Comics Beer; Brewhaha Beer; Crudweiser; Bilderberger Beer. UFO Update: DJ encounters beer can shaped aliens in Long Prairie MN, investigated by Dick Moss, MUFON...
Keywords: ScorchedEar; beer; Another Flask of Weird; radio; UFO Update; Little City in Space; ufo; aliens; Mufon; bilderbergers; The Musical Transportation Spree; Bob & Ray; The Simpsons; Mel Blanc; Chuck Isle; ZXQ; Jerry Modjeski
|More Beer! The Beer Show #2 - Jerry Modjeski & Chuck Isle|
Hosts Chuck & Jerry pour over another flask of beer tunes, "I Can't Get my Foot Off The Rail," "How Many Burps in a Bottle of Beer?" "A Swimming Pool Full of Beer," "Seven Beers With the Wrong Man," "51 Beers," and "Beer Can Widowed Wife." Songs about beer by Fear, Frank Zappa, Bonnie Blue Eyes, Louis Prima, Ian Whitcomb, George Jones, Black Flag, The Grateful Dead, Bob Wills, The Replacements, Whoopee John, Beck, Slim Dusty, Sheb Wooley, The Andrews Sisters and more...
Keywords: ScorchedEar; Jerry Modjeski; Chuck Isle; beer; Another Flask of Weird; Stockhausen; Frank Zappa; The Grateful Dead; The Replacements; George Jones; Ian Whitcomb; The Musical Transportation Spree
|Another Flask of Weird 02-19-1983 - Chuck Isle & Jerry Modjeski|
High spirited Flask finally begins with the quintessential wake up Gong song, once the previous show's loquacious guest is quelled. A tribute to the Space Age with suitable music for lift-off. United with AFOW's last half of 3-12-83, this represents a full-length program showcasing related records back-to-back, original sound montages, sponsored by The Clever Rodent Cafe. With Drew (Adrenalin Solution) Miller outro-intro; broadcast from KFAI, Minneapolis.
Keywords: Scorchedear; KFAI; Jerry Modjeski; Drew Miller; Chuck Isle; sound collage; Another Flask of Weird; The Ventures
|Another Flask Of Weird 10 15 1983 Part 3 - Jerry Modjeski, Chuck Isle|
Part 3 of 3. Radio show on KFAI Minneapolis by Jerry Modjeski & Chuck Isle. Sponsored by Lackey Momentum Shoes. In a slight remix, The King now pays tribute to the late Joe South (1940-2012); Johnny Fields pops up for quips. Spike Jones spoofs TV private eyes & Lawrence Welk.
Keywords: Another Flask of Weird; Jerry Modjeski; Chuck Isle; Spike Jones; Johnny Fields; Elvis Presley; Joe South; fake ads; Lawrence Welk; Jerry Modjeski; Chuck Isle; KFAI
|Another Flask of Weird - Show #38 part 1 - 1983-0416 - Jerry Modjeski & Chuck Isle|
April 16, 1983 (Part 1 of 2) KFAI Mpls Wake Up Southside hosts Chuck & Jerry (their weekly "Another Flask of Weird" program) discover cold pizza abandoned by the previous DJs and spin classic country-western records by George Hamilton IV, Hank Williams, Tom T. Hall, Jimmie Newman, Hank Thompson, Slim Whitman, Roy Acuff, Merle Haggard, Johnny Cash; Henson Cargill; Lefty Frizzell, Carl Smith. Also Brinsley Schwartz, Frank Zappa (featuring Jimmy Carl Black), Neil Young, Charles Mingus, Jack Teagard...
Keywords: radio; ScorchedEar; Another Flask of Weird; Roy Orbison; Carl Smith; Nick Lowe; Carlene Carter; Dave Edmunds; The Ventures; Joe Ely; The Allman Bros; Lefty Frizzell; Ken Nordine; Chuck Isle; Jerry Modjeski; Country Pizza; George Hamilton IV; Hank Williams; Tom T. Hall; Jimmie Newman; Hank Thompson; Slim Whitman; Roy Acuff; Merle Haggard; Johnny Cash; Brinsley Schwartz; Frank Zappa; Jimmy Carl Black; Neil Young; Charles Mingus; Jack Teagarden; Henson Cargill
|Flying Saucer Songs Part 2 - Jerry Modjeski; Babs Economon|
Part 2 of 2, More UFO & Flying Saucer records: "UFO" by Nina Hagen, The Pixies' "Motorway to Roswell" to "UFO Over Paris," Japanese & Spanish songs. DJ Jerry Modjeski (www.scorchedear.com) Bonus excerpts of Friday Night Poker Party in Outer Space with hosts Babs & Danger Man.
Keywords: UFOs; Flying Saucers; Jerry Modjeski; ScorchedEar; Friday Night Poker Party; Babs Economon; Danger Man; KFAI; UFO Update; The Musical Transportation Spree
|Weird Saturdays # 2 - Chuck Isle & Jerry Modjeski|
Another Flask of Weird aircheck highlights of December 11, 1982, January 15, June 4 & 11, 1983; The TV Set Exploded, Mrs. Robinsinatra, I'm Cleaning My Bathroom Bowl, and Art of Mating sound collages; head shop jingle by Jerry Lejman; "Why" from Big Hits of Mid-America Vol. 1 by Minneapolis' The Accents; Cruising with Ruben & The Jets, "Stuff Up the Cracks" featuring the late Ray Collins & Frank Zappa; "Drowning" by John Entwistle...
Keywords: Scorchedear; Weird Saturdays; KFAI; collage; experimental; Jerry Lejman; AFOW; Ray Collins; Frank Zappa; John Entwistle; The Accents; Big Hits of Mid America; Minneapolis; Steve Kramer; The Wallets; Hank Snow; Anita Carter; Charley Pride; Gaby Pahinui; Buddy Morrow; Spike Jones; The Toy Lovers; The Residents; Weird Saturdays; Ruben and the Jets; Another Flask of Weird; KFAI; Jerry Modjeski; Chuck Isle
|Weird Saturdays #1 - Chuck Isle, Jerry Modjeski|
Deep catalog offbeat Saturday morning air checks from Another Flask of Weird, recently rescued from 15 year storage in NYC; utility tapes containing AFOW ambiance, sound collages, L.A. radio roulette, William Burroughs montage, recitations of dreams by hosts Jerry & Chuck, song sequence with Bill Nelson-John Entwistle-Ventures in Space (Keith Moon's favorite). Chuck contrasts Gentle Giant(s). Material from December 4, 1982, January 15, July 16 and 23, October 1, 1983 (KFAI Minneapolis)...
Keywords: Scorchedear; Weird Saturdays; KFAI; Mark Masyga; William Burroughs; dreams; Jerry Modjeski; Chuck Isle; sound collage; Another Flask of Weird; dreams; John Entwistle; Bill Nelson; The Ventures; Keith Moon; Paul Frees; Tiny Tim; Gentle Giant
|Little City In Space Farther Out 1989-1122 - Stuart Mathews, Jerry Modjeski|
The Farther Out portion aired on KFAI (Minneapolis-St. Paul) after the syndicated series of Little City in Space. LCS' two hour time slot allowed this second hour a chance for different approaches to programming. Aircheck from November 11, 1989, features hosts Stu and Jerry playing quirky and/or fun music, followed by an oddly brilliant sound collage.
Keywords: Little City in Space; sound collage; Post-Void Radio Theater; Jerry Modjeski; Stu Mathews; scorchedear; KFAI; Little City in Space Farther Out; Brian Anderson
|Another Flask Of Weird 09 03 1983 - Chuck Isle, Jerry Modjeski|
KFAI's Saturday morning sign on show from Minneapolis, with Jerry Modjeski & Chuck Isle's strange sounds & eccentric music selections (Slapp Happy-Henry Cow, moog by Lucifer, NRBQ, Zal Yanovsky, The Yardbirds, Zappa); twisted TV previews; original commercials for establishments such as Strum Und Drang, The Wang Dang Dew Bucket, The House of Weird, and The Guppy Theater.
Keywords: Another Flask of Weird; scorchedear; fake ads; KFAI; Minneapolis; Zal Yanovsky; NRBQ; Lucifer; Frank Zappa; slapp happy; Henry Cow; The Yardbirds; Jerry Modjeski; Chuck Isle; KFAI
|Musical Transportation Spree: The Dylan Show - Jerry Modjeski; Dean DeHarpporte|
During the 40th anniversary of Bob Dylan's first 1961 appearance at Gerde's Folk City in NYC, The Musical Transportation Spree's two hour Dylan Show examines his greatest compositions with rare audio, guided by the authoritative Art of Bob Dylan book by Michael Gray. KFAI Mpls-St.Paul broadcast, hosts, admitted "Dylan freak" Dean DeHarpporte with Jerry Modjeski www.scorchedear.com. Originally aired April 14, 2001...
Keywords: Dylan; Bob Dylan; Scorchedear; Musical Transportation Spree; KFAI; Babs Economon; Danger Man; Friday Night Poker Party; Michael Gray; The Art of Bob Dylan; Gerde's Folk City; Jerry Modjeski; Dean DeHarpporte
|Another Flask of Weird 1982-0807 - Jerry Modjeski, Chuck Isle|
Second show from August 7, 1982 followed Another Flask of Weird's debut July 31 on KFAI, Minneapolis. Tape montages; fake commercial for Kung Fu Auto Mechanic; the music of Yes, Gong, Zappa. Also song sets for Mancini, and trains (Joe Ely; Ray Manzarek; John D. Loudermilk). Sci-fi/Adventure spoof "Leonard, The Trampoline that Attacked North Dakota," introduces intrepid heroes, The Scuba Patrol. Chuck & Jerry Debate: Dean Martin Vs...
Keywords: Another Flask Of Weird; KFAI; Everett Forte; Elizabeth Thurber; Mark Masyga; scorchedear; Jerry Modjeski; Chuck Isle; Henry Mancini; Dean Martin; Jerry Lewis; Ray Manzarek; Joe Ely; John D. Loudermilk; Frank Zappa; Yes; Gong; Kung Fu; Brian Anderson